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The Crossings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
It's the Arizona Territory. The year, 1848. The year the Mexican War ended. A rough place in a lawless era. About to become a hell of a lot more so one night when Hart, Bell and the easy-going giant Mother Knuckles stumble upon Elena, a fierce, young, badly wounded Mexican woman near the banks of the Colorado, and are drawn into a deep darkness they may not escape.
The Highbenders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Mitch Blaine, a bitter man with a reputation as a gunslinger is on the run from his past. Just when things seem to be settling down and making a turn for the better, the reason for Mitch's bitterness re-enters his life in the form of a former lover. He finds himself squarely on the horns of an emotional and ethical dilemma, and in the gun sights of an outlaw gang all at the same time.
Nemesis
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Series: Nemesis, Book 1 ยท Western, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The fools killed his family...then made him a lawman. This wild western, in the Louis L'amore tradition, comes from renowned author L. J. Martin, whose over 20 novels have brought compelling reading to so many. McBain, broken and beaten from the Civil war is reluctant to return to his family as a snake dwells in his belly and he can't get the images out of his mind...until it's retribution time.
One Foot in the Stirrup
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of nine western stories, ranging from gunfights to romance. Men and women alike have enjoyed these selections. Each story has the features of good western writing—a clearly etched setting, memorable characterization, an original storyline, and a lively writing style. These are selections to read more than once.
The Doña
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee
The Owen Family Saga Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three chapters each from the first three novels in The Owen Family Saga, plus a bonus look at the forthcoming Book 4: Spinster's Folly. "Marsha Ward really does write Westerns with heart. And her Owen family saga is among the best you'll ever read. Learn what our ancestors did to build this land. Like the Man from Shenandoah. Highly recommended." ~Chuck Tyrell, author of The Prodigal
Apache Tears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
An Apache youth, stolen from his home after a massacre, is forced into slavery. The young man dreams of freedom and hungers for revenge. Join Kaetin on his journey through life as he seeks freedom and deals with the bitterness of revenge. Walk beside him as he meets the White Eyes, Geronimo, and Pancho Villa. Will he accept the call to be an Apache warrior or does his life follow another trail?
Trail Drive
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
By the end of the Civil War jobs were a thing of luxury if you had one which paid money. The men returning from the war found their lives disrupted, families starving or dead. There was where the markets were for a country which had a need for beef. This is the story of one man who took an old Osage Indian for his word of “All ways help others and they will help you.”
Ghost Dance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
John Galley is a bounty hunter with a problem. He has been walking a trail of death stretching from Canada to the untamed West in an attempt to forget his dark past. When Sarah Clinton hires him to avenge the death of her father by killing the outlaw Red McCready, Galley accepts the job immediately. But he must face his dark past before he takes the final steps along the killing trail.
Danny
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Danny is orphaned when a greedy banker and a ruthless frontier sheriff foreclose on their mortgage and burn his parents alive. Danny avenges the wrong, but it leaves him homeless orphan and an outlaw, forcing him to flee into the Comanche Nation and live as a savage. Will he find a way to vindicate himself and regain his ancestral home?
Horse Trader
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,250. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
The horse traders that would lie to you about the health or what was not straightforward about an animal were the kind that did not have much of a repeat of customers. Word would get out on the trader and not many people would be trading or buying a horse from this type of trader.
Nights Of Terror
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
“Nights of Terror” A woman of Hugoton, a one horse town, on the Kansas plains tried to help two small Indian children. They died of lung fever in her home. Then the nights of terror started. After dark the town was afraid to go out at night for when someone did, they died. The
Never Too Late
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Never Too Late Finding out his brother had been hung as a horse thief; Jim went to find out who had framed his brother. Several men had formed a grange. They were determined to take over the cattle range of the Box L ranch. The lady and her brother were trying to run the ranch when her brother was bushwhacked. Then the cattle were being brazenly stolen by the grange members.
The Man From Tonto Ridge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,380. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
John Huff had enough of young gungs trying him to make a name for themselves. He wanted a new start so he went to Tonto Ridge.
The Running Gun
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dan Cord awakens to realize his life has changed in a matter of moments. Three lawmen and his brother lay dead around him. The money they worked so hard to earn is gone. The gun in his hand will hang him for sure. The Owlhoot Trail is a hard life, but one Dan is forced to take if he wants to find his brother's killer and clear his name.
Burden Kansas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(3.91 from 11 reviews)
Vampires are not sexy or sensitive. Hungry, bloody and stinking of the grave, they hunt the dry Kansas plains, taking what they want until they cross rancher Keith Harris. Keith is a damaged man who's always made the hard decisions others couldn't. As the two forces battle for survival, the lines between man and monster begin to blur. How much of a community's burden of sin can one man take on?
Ghost of a Chance
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Series: Paranormal Cowboy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Raised in foster homes, private investigator Buck McDivit inherits a fishing lodge from an unknown aunt. When he travels to a rustic village in east Texas, he quickly learns she was murdered.
Twisted Tumbleweed Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The Wild West Was Never This Wild or This Weird: The Bony Express delivers souls across the desert plains…Santa Claus is wanted by bounty hunters who have no Christmas spirit…A legendary Pinkerton pursues Jack the Ripper along the Barbary Coast…Billy the Kid leads a gang of Lost Boys in Nevertown…And fifteen more weird western stories, both horrific and bizarre.
Kitt Peak
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
When retired buffalo soldier Thomas Mullin receives a whiskey-stained letter detailing the disappearance of his friend's daughter Abby, he jumps on the first train to Arizona. Folks around town think Abby has gone back to the reservation where she was raised, yet the more Mullin investigates, the more suspicious he becomes. The game is afoot, and Mullins is on the trail.
The Joker's Play
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Marshal Clay Best is forced to take a beautiful widow as a partner in order to rescue a kidnapping victim. "Non-stop action in a Texas setting described so well you can feel the heat. Major and Jerry Mitchell bring this novel alive. You don't want to put the book down...a real page turner." Phil Mills, Jr., author of "Where A Good Wind Blows."